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Windows 7 & Windows 8 vs. Ubuntu 13.04 & Fedora 18 - Windows 7 & Windows 8 vs. Ubuntu 13.04 & Fedora 18
Mon, Apr 08 2013 | 11:24PM | Filed under: Operating System| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

Last month Phoronix published Intel OpenGL benchmarks showing Windows 8 outperforming Ubuntu 13.04 with the latest Windows and Linux drivers from Intel. I also showed that even with the KDE and Xfce desktops rather than the default Unity/Compiz desktop to Ubuntu, Windows 8 still was faster on this Intel Ivy Bridge platform. The new benchmarks to share today from this Intel Ultrabook are the Windows 8 and Ubuntu 13.04 results but also with performance figures added in from Microsoft Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 x64 and Fedora 18."

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